Category Archives: Legal Profession

Her Honor: Women in the Judiciary – San Diego, CA

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to welcome honored guest U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to its 13th annual Women and the Law Conference on Friday,…

Judicial Competency and Leadership – Reno, NV

The National Judicial College hosts Judicial Competency and Leadership: Critical Challenges Facing the Judiciary. Dates to be determined. The symposium will explore the question “Who will become jurists in the 21st…

How Courts Resolve Disputes – Chicago, IL

The National Judicial College hosts How Courts Resolve Disputes: The Role of the Jury Trial in the 21st Century on June 23-25, 2013. The symposium will begin with participants reviewing a compilation…

Civility in the American Justice System – Philadelphia, PA

The National Judicial College hosts Civility in the American Justice System: Promoting Public Trust and Confidence on April 7-8, 2013. This symposium will address (i) judicial, lawyer, litigant, and other…

Comparative Perspective on Social Justice Lawyering – Madison, WI

The Wisconsin International Law Journal at the University of Wisconsin Law School will host A Comparative Perspective on Social Justice Lawyering: Conditions, Practices, and Possibilities on April 12, 2013. Details…

American Bar Foundation Visiting Scholars — Chicago, IL

The American Bar Foundation (ABF) encourages national and international scholars on leave or sabbatical to take advantage of its diverse community and excellent facilities. Scholars receive an office, telephone, and…

Women’s Power Summit on Law and Leadership.

The Center for Women in Law at the University of Texas School of Law will convene preeminent leaders in law at the Four Seasons in Austin, Texas, for the 2013…

Call for Papers: Law and Literature – update

GRAAT Online (a peer-reviewed journal of Anglophone studies) welcomes contributions relating to literature and law in the English-speaking world. Abstracts are due by Nov. 22, 2012 (new deadline!).

Civil Right to Counsel 50 Years After Gideon — Washington, DC

The University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law seeks submissions for its 2013 Annual Law Review Symposium, Expanding the Civil Right to Counsel: 50 Years…

AALS 2012 Faculty Recruitment Conference – Washington DC

October 11-13, 2012, the Association of American Law Schools will host the Faculty Recruitment Conference in Washington, D.C. “The Faculty Recruitment Conference (FRC) offers law school recruitment teams and Faculty…